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1990 Buick Electra Limited Sedan FWD
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1990 Buick Electra
Limited Sedan FWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$20,775
1996 Oldsmobile Ninety-Eight
4 Dr Regency Elite Sedan
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$28,880
3 listings nationwide

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1990 Buick Electra
Limited Sedan FWD
No User Reviews
1996 Oldsmobile Ninety-Eight
4 Dr Regency Elite Sedan
50
1996 Oldsmobile Ninety-Eight 4 Dr Regency Elite SedanReview:

It Gets From A To B — runs good. tranny shifts hard. its reliable and gets me from work to home everyday. a little noisy b...

75
1996 Oldsmobile Ninety-Eight 4 Dr Regency Elite SedanReview:

Ok To Get Around In, Just Avoid Being Seen — it's solid, thats about it, easy to maintain, good power if you need it, they'll drive forever, the...

Primary Use: Commuting to work

55
1996 Oldsmobile Ninety-Eight 4 Dr Regency Elite SedanReview:

Who Would Buy One — there isn't really a good point, it was poorly made, & repaired wrong. when it rains, water slips i...

Primary Use: Commuting to work

Specs

1990 Buick Electra
Limited Sedan FWD
1996 Oldsmobile Ninety-Eight
4 Dr Regency Elite Sedan
Powertrain 4-Speed Automatic 4-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
FWD
FWD
Fuel Economy, City
16 MPG
--
Fuel Economy, Highway
25 MPG
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Fuel Tank Volume 18 gal 18 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
165 hp @ 4,800 RPM
205 hp @ 5,200 RPM
Torque
210 lb-ft @ 2,000 RPM
230 lb-ft @ 4,000 RPM
Cylinders
6 cylinders
6 cylinders
Compression Ratio
8.5:1
9.4:1
Displacement
3,800 cc
3,800 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.8 in x 3.4 in
3.8 in x 3.4 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Optional Standard
Driver Airbag -- Standard
Passenger Airbag -- Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Front Driver 5 stars --
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof Optional Optional
Leather Seats -- Standard
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player Optional Optional
Cassette Player Standard Standard
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Optional Standard
Driver Power Seats Standard Standard
Passenger Power Seats Optional Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 6 seats 6 seats
Front Legroom 42.4 in 42.7 in
Back Legroom 41.5 in 40.7 in
Exterior
Length 196.9 in 205.7 in
Width 72.4 in 74.6 in
Height 54.3 in 54.8 in
Wheelbase 110.8 in 110.7 in

Available Options

1990 Buick Electra
Limited Sedan FWD
1996 Oldsmobile Ninety-Eight
4 Dr Regency Elite Sedan

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